Functional Capacity Evaluation/Work Conditioning
Functional capacity evaluations examine an individual’s capacity to perform work activities related to his or her participation in employment. A series of standardized assessments are utilized to determine an individual’s physical capabilities to perform job duties. People who can benefit from a Functional Capacity Evaluation are:
- Someone who has been injured on the job to determine his or her ability to return to the job or alternate work.
- Someone applying for Social Security Disability benefits.
- Someone seeking to return to work.
- Someone seeking vocational rehabilitation services.
The work conditioning program focuses on the use of functional programs incorporating free weights and specialized equipment to simulate someone’s work environment. Our number one goals, under the overseeing physician’s direction, is to return you as quickly and safely to work as possible.
Functional Capacity Evaluation is offered at the following locations: